iHeartMedia has announced the headliners for the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival. They include U2, Drake, Britney Spears, Sam Hunt, twenty one pilots, Billy Idol, Florida Georgia Line, OneRepublic, Sia, Cage The Elephant, Zedd, Tears for Fears, Ariana Grande, Pitbull, Usher and Sting. The iHeartRadio Music Festival will also include performances from this year’s Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star winner, Los 5.
The two day festival takes place on September 23rd and 24th at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
MasterCard holders will have access to a limited number of tickets through a special pre-sale for the iHeartRadio Music Festival starting July 25th at 9 am ET. Tickets will be available only at iHeartRadio.com/MasterCard. Tickets go on sale to the general public on July 30th at 1 p.m. EST/10 a.m. PST via iHeartRadio.com/buytickets. Tickets for the Daytime Village are also on sale and can be purchased via iHeartRadio.com/village.
Daytime Village, the outdoor concert, will take place during the day on Saturday, September 24th at the Las Vegas Village across from the Luxor Hotel and Casino on Saturday, September 24th with performances by Sam Hunt, Panic! At The Disco, Alessia Cara, Troye Sivan, Hailee Steinfeld, Good Charlotte, Jeremih, Lissie, Cold War Kids, Daya, Cage The Elephant, The Chainsmokers, Bryson Tiller and DNCE.
iHeartMedia station listeners across the country will have the chance to win one-of-a-kind, all-expense-paid dream trips to Las Vegas to experience the festivities in person. Fans will be able to watch a livestream of this year’s iHeartRadio Music Festival on CWTV.com and The CW App. The CW will also exclusively air the two-night special on October 6th and 7th at 8 p.m. EST/PST. Additionally, each night, the iHeartRadio Music Festival will broadcast live for fans via iHeartMedia radio stations throughout the country across 150 markets.
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